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10 Notable medical apps released this past week

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A list of the key medical apps released this past week

1. PocketSim

Quick Points:
– A free ECG learning application that helps you identify arrhythmias
– It’s free right now, so definitely worth a download

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pocketsim/id688419223?mt=8

2. Stroke: Patient

Quick Points:
– App claims to be created by a team of stroke specialists.
– Could potentially be useful for patients who suffered stroke or are at higher risk, and their families.

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/stroke-patient/id680505024?mt=8

3. Ferring IVF Wheel

Quick Points:
– Pregnancy wheel for IVF calculations and management
– Created by industry (Ferring Reproductive Health)

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ferring-ivf-wheel/id684536707?mt=8

4. Genetiuim Radiology

Quick Points:
– An app that enables Radiologists to upload interesting images in a central place
– Looks similar to the Figure 1 model (“instagram for Physicians”)

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/genetium-radiology/id676263647?mt=8

5. GoVenture Insulin Pump Timer

Quick Points:
– Does not connect to insulin pump.
– Providers reminders, such as insulin refills and changing infusion sets.
– Aimed towards parents and adults using insulin pump

Cost: $3.99

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/goventure-insulin-pump-timer/id689231625?mt=8

6. RN Cheat Sheet

Quick Points:
– App for student nurses and practicing nurses
– Contains information calculating flow rates and drip rates.

Cost: Free to download, but $4.99 to unlock full features of app

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rn-cheat-sheet-free-patient/id663941833?mt=8

7. Cat Heart Interactive

Quick Points:
– Very detailed anatomical breakdown of the heart
– It’s a 3D interactive anatomy tool for the heart

Cost: $21.99

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cat-heart-interactive/id645483142?mt=8

8. Cresp

Quick Points:
– Aimed at Nephrologists (residents, nephrology fellows, consultants)
– Provides key references in the area of nephrology

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cresp/id686959970?mt=8

9. “How to Use Inhalers” and “Use Inhalers App”

Quick Points:
– Straightforward guide on how to use inhalers
– The app requires you to purchase it twice — once for an iPhone and once for an iPad — a policy that Apple isn’t a fan of and something we’re not fans of at iMA either. Hopefully they will change this.
– “Use Inhalers App” is another one created by the Saralsoft company, and it is free.

Cost: $2.99, and Free

Link:
How to use Inhalers: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/how-to-use-inhalers/id581524183?mt=8
Use Inhalers App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/use-inhalers-app/id688274641?mt=8

10. Respiratory Physician Journal Update

Quick Points:
– A simple RSS feed for critical care and general medicine journals.

Cost: Free

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/respiratory-physician-journal/id689450807?mt=8

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